Featured Linguist!

Jost Gippert: Our Featured Linguist!

"Buenos dias", "buenas noches" -- this was the first words in a foreign language I heard in my life, as a three-year old boy growing up in developing post-war Western Germany, where the first gastarbeiters had arrived from Spain. Fascinated by the strange sounds, I tried to get to know some more languages, the only opportunity being TV courses of English and French -- there was no foreign language education for pre-teen school children in Germany yet in those days. Read more

Donate Now | Visit the Fund Drive Homepage

Amount Raised:


Still Needed:


Can anyone overtake Syntax in the Subfield Challenge ?

Grad School Challenge Leader: University of Washington

Publishing Partner: Cambridge University Press CUP Extra Publisher Login
amazon logo
More Info

Personal Directory Information

Name: Peter  Indefrey
Institution: Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics
Selected Publications:
Announced on LINGUIST :  The Earliest Stages of Language Learning
Academic Paper Abstract: Words that second language learners are likely to hear, read, and use
Online Pronoun Resolution in L2 Discourse: L1 influence and general learner effects

Add to Linguist Directory Update your entry